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Beeslaar Pinotage 2016

The 2016 vintage of Beeslaar Pinotage, the own label wine of Kanonkop’s Abrie Beelaar is the best yet. The back label refers to two...

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Badsberg Pinotage 2016

The SA Young Wine Show, dating back to 1833, exists to recognise the top wines of the current vintage, the General Smuts Trophy is...

Lanzerac Keldermeester Versameling

Stellenbosch property Lanzerac has a new set of wines called the  Keldermeester Versameling (Cellarmaster’s Collection) intended to “push the boundaries”. Tasting notes and ratings...

What annual event is going to be the next Swartland Revolution?

It looks like the Swartland Heritage Festival will pick up where the Swartland Revolution left off.  Set to take place on Friday 3 and...

Champagne Jacquinot & Fils

Champagne Jacquinot & Fils is located in Epernay founded by Pierre Jacquinot and sons in 1947. Jean-Manuel  Jacquinot, a grandson of Pierre and the...

Michael Fridjhon: Is score inflation really more akin to currency devaluation?

A recent Twitter debate around the upward movement of wine scores (elsewhere called “score inflation” - though really it's about currency devaluation) is much...

Marthélize Tredoux: On moving SA wine forward

As we approach the end of the year, I feel like I’ve run out of topics to tackle. Calendar-induced writer’s block. I glance back at...